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Fast Facts

  • Is of African and Korean descent.
  • Sohn is her mother's maiden name.
  • Has admitted to abusing and selling drugs during her teen years, when she was also an honors student, cheerleader and homecoming queen.
  • Got her start as a slam poet. She performed at Woodstock in 1994 and in HBO's Def Poetry Jam in 2003.
  • Recorded 1998's Rise with Irish DJ Noel Watson under the name Fini Dolo.
  • Co-wrote the film Slam, which won the Sundance Festival Grand Jury Prize and the Cannes Camera D'Or in 1998.

Awards

  • 1999, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Debut Performance: Nominee

Relationships

  • Sophia Wang — Daughter
  • Sakira Wang — Daughter
  • Wae — Mother
  • Adam Plack — Husband

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Details

  • Birth Name: Sonja Williams
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Poet

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BONES:  When an affluent prep school student is found dead Brennan (Emily Deschanel, R) proves that it was indeed murder, not suicide in the BONES episode "A Boy In A Tree" airing Tuesday, Sept. 20 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.  Also pictured:  David Boreanaz (C).  ™©2005 Fox Broadcasting Co.  Cr:  Sam Urdank/FOX.
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